2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships – Women's 200 metre backstroke
|Women's 200 metre backstroke |
at the 2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships
|Venue||Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center|
|Dates||12 August (heats &|
|Competitors||21 from 9 nations|
|2018 Pan Pacific |
The women's 200 metre backstroke competition at the 2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships took place on August 12 at the Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center. The defending champion was Belinda Hocking of Australia.
Prior to this competition, the existing world and Pan Pacific records were as follows:
|World record||Missy Franklin (USA)||2:04.06||London, United Kingdom||3 August 2012|
|Pan Pacific Championships record||Elizabeth Pelton (USA)||2:07.48||Irvine, United States||20 August 2010|
All times are in minutes and seconds.
|KEY:||QA||Qualified A Final||QB||Qualified B Final||CR||Championships record||NR||National record||PB||Personal best||SB||Seasonal best|
The first round was held on 12 August from 10:00.
Only two swimmers from each country may advance to the A or B final. If a country not qualify any swimmer to the A final, that same country may qualify up to three swimmers to the B final.
|1||Regan Smith||United States||2:07.86||QA|
|3||Kathleen Baker||United States||2:08.38||QA|
|6||Olivia Smoliga||United States||2:09.27||QB|
|9||Hali Flickinger||United States||2:09.63||QB|
|10||Alex Galyer||New Zealand||2:10.11||QA|
The B final was held on 12 August from 17:30.
|9||Hali Flickinger||United States||2:09.22|
|11||Olivia Smoliga||United States||2:09.67|
The A final was held on 12 August from 17:30.
|Kathleen Baker||United States||2:06.14||CR|
|Regan Smith||United States||2:06.46|
|8||Alex Galyer||New Zealand||2:10.26|
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